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Festival Insights NEWS: LIVE Lobbying Delivers EU Tour Trucking Temporary Solution

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The UK’s live music industry can get back to touring this summer thanks to new Government rules lobbied for by LIVE, which come into force today.

One of the major post-Brexit hurdles for EU touring has been the 3 stop limit for UK registered trucks in the EU, with the same limit imposed here for EU registered trucks. Major UK trucking firms have invested significant sums in opening EU based subsidiaries in an attempt to get over the problem, many subsequently found difficulties in having the right trucks with the right registration in the right place at the right time.

The new UK rules allow UK hauliers working on music concerts, sporting and cultural events, and who have a branch in Europe, to benefit from unlimited stops on both sides of the channel.

John Collins, CEO of LIVE said: “Although we are delighted with today’s change, which…

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